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Object ID 1975.017.201
Object Name Mirror, Cheval
Collection Furniture
Credit line Bequest of Lydia Laird
Date circa 1820
Year Range from 1810
Year Range to 1830
Artist Augustus Tolle
Makers mark Engraving signed by Augustus Tolle
Description Cheval mirror with a mahogany frame that is reeded on three sides and has a molded cornice at the top. The frame contains a modern glass mirror. The top portion below the cornice has a hand-colored engraving of the George Read I house signed "A. Tolle, Eng."
Dimensions H-19.25 W-12.5 D-1.75 inches
Owned Lydia Laird
Provenance Bequest of Lydia Laird.
Subjects Mirrors
People Laird, Lydia
Search Terms Cheval Mirrors
Lydia Laird
Augustus Tolle
Room Laird Bedroom
Material Mahogany; glass